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Las Vegas Sands

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) is a casino resort company based in Paradise, Nevada. It is the world's leading Casino based company with a market capitalization of $13 billion as of March 2010. 

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Ex-Sands exec turns on Adelson

Apr 11, 2013 - Politico

Adelson denies any ‘prostitution strategy’

Jun 30, 2012 - Financial Times

Articles About Las Vegas Sands

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Top 10 Richest People in the World: Bill Gates Overtakes Carlos Slim Helu; Sheldon Adelson, Christy Walton and Jim Walton in the List

By IBTimes IN

The number of billionaires in the world has increased from 1,426 in 2013 to 1,645 this year with the aggregate net worth up from $5.4 trillion to $6.4 trillion. Here is list of 10 richest people in the world. (May 03)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, WAL-MART, WARREN BUFFETT, BILL GATES, ORACLE, MEXICO

A student (R) practices distributing chips during a gaming lesson at a mock casino run by the Macao Polytechnic Institute (MPI) Gaming Teaching and Research Centre in Macau March 6, 2014. Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd and Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd lo
Australian James Packer Wants to Build Casino in Tokyo in Time for 2020 Olympics – Report

By IBTimes AU

James Packer's Asian gaming joint-venture Melco Crown wants to build a casino in Tokyo in time for the 2020 Olympics, according to The Australian. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, TONY ABBOTT

As Asia Embraces Casinos, India Hedges its Bets

By Reuters

Like many visitors to the Casino Royale Goa on a rainy Saturday night, Salim Budhwani said he does not gamble but also had no objection to the betting at the busy tables downstairs. (Jun 24, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, INDIA, BOLLYWOOD, CRICKET, LAWYER

As Asia embraces casinos, India hedges it bets

By Reuters

Like many visitors to the Casino Royale Goa on a rainy Saturday night on India's western coast, Salim Budhwani said he does not gamble but also had no objection to the betting at the busy tables downstairs. (Jun 24, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, INDIA, BOLLYWOOD, CRICKET, LAWYER

Gamblers not so anonymous: Beijing keeps closer eye on Macau

By Reuters UK

With little fanfare, China is sending an official with a 'tough cop' reputation to be its top man in Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, as Beijing puts tackling corruption centre stage. (Apr 30, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, ELECTIONS

Sands lawsuits shine harsh light on Macau's casino paradise

By Reuters

Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson's reference to triad organized crime gangs in testimony in a lawsuit has hit a raw nerve in Macau, the Chinese boomtown that his Las Vegas Sands Corp <LVS.N> helped transform from a gangland haven into a $38 billion gambling capital. (Apr 14, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, COURT, LAWSUIT

Madrid to Build £18bn Mega-Casino, EuroVegas

By IBTimes UK

Europe's biggest casino and conference centre is coming to Spain later this year, creating thousands of jobs. (Feb 10, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: ADDICTION, UNEMPLOYMENT

MGM China’s Plan of New Casino in Macau Approved

By Industry Leaders Magazine

MGM China Holdings Ltd, a venture between Pansy Ho and MGM Resorts International, received an approval from the Macau authorities to build a second casino in the world's No. 1 gambling hub, according to a statement released on the 9th January. (Jan 10, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA

Macau Sees Gambling Revenue Grow 14% to $38BN in 2012

By Industry Leaders Magazine

On the 2nd of January, official data showed that Macau saw gambling revenue increase approximately 14 percent to about $38 billion in 2012. The figures also indicated that Macau casino revenue jumped as much as 20 percent in December, surprisingly topping analysts' estimates. (Jan 03, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: GDP

Costco to pay $7 special dividend on December 18

By Reuters

Retailer Costco Wholesale Corp <COST.O> on Wednesday said it will pay a special dividend worth some $3.0 billion to investors, sending cash to its shareholders ahead of a likely increase in the dividend tax. (Nov 29, 2012)

MORE TOPICS: WAL-MART, WHITE HOUSE, CONGRESS